Kidney Dialysis Units' State Inspections

a small sample of things that can go wrong in a unit

Heart attack - no code cart, some staff didn't know about code cart

Code cart

Code Cart



Code cart on 2nd floor, no patient plan for many patients

cart and patient plans



Not following discharge policy, not investigating complaints

discharge policy and complaints


High Potassium not addressed

high potassium


Lack of Training



Patient dumped for taking photos

patient taking photos


Patient not properly accessed



Ph not checked, patient with multiple problems

patient with multiple problems


Lack of training and short staffed

short staffed


Wrong dialyzers problem not addressed

wrong dialyzers